About SONARWA Life

SONARWA Life Assurance Company Limited ( SONARWA LIFE ) is a public Limited Liability company registered under the laws of Rwanda and licensed by the National Bank of Rwanda to transact the business of Life Assurance & Pension management. The company started in 2000 as a division under SONARWA S.A. (now SONARWA General) and became a full-fledged registered entity in January 2011. It is currently 100% wholly owned by the Rwanda Social Security Board (RSSB) .


"Sustain SONARWA LIFE as a foremost life Assurance Company in Rwanda”.


"To provide innovative life insurance, retirement and saving plans that are of value to our clients through the use of technology, by dedicated staff while meeting the aspirations of all stakeholders"

Our Products

Education Endowment

It’s an endowment policy subscribed by the policyholder (parent or guardian of the child) to cater for the Child’s education in future.

Personal Pension plan

Personal Pension Plan is a personal financial plan that helps the holder to accumulate fund towards the provision of retirement income.

Loan Protection Assurance

It is a decreasing term assurance policy Outstanding loan + interest is paid on death or permanent total disability of the borrower in

Term Assurance / Family Protection Insurance

It’s the most basic form of life policy covering a specified period of years.

Group Life Assurance

Group Life Assurance Plan is designed to provide Death in service benefits, which pays out in the event of the member’s death while still a member of the group.

Pension Plans of Various Categories of Persons

Pure Defined Contribution Schemes

Our Team

Board Members

Mrs. Anita Umulisa


Mr. Philippe WATRIN

Vice- Chairman

Mr.Innocent Kabanda


Mr.Herbert Asiimwe


Mrs.Edwige Umuhoza



Mr.Eric Kamanzi


Mr.Isaie Muhoza


Mr.Simon R M

Head of ICT

Mrs.Marie Rose Uwase

Head of Internal Audit

M/s.Ogwang Rose

Head of Claims & Benefits

Mr.David Nyangezi

Head of Corporate business

Mr.Alphonse Ntwali

Head of underwriting


Welcome to SONARWA Life Assurance Company Limited

Contact us

Call: (+250) 788 500 144
Monday-Thursday (7:30 am-5:30 pm)
Friday : 7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Location: Kigali-Rwanda
23 KN 3 Ave, Kigali

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